Isabeli Fontana ~ Biography
A dazzlingly beautiful Isabeli Fontana is Brazilian supermodel. Her date of birth is July 4, 1983. Born Isabeli Bergossi Fontana, she grew up in Curitiba, Parana, Brazil. By dint of her great labor, Isabeli has grounded herself as a successful model in the fashion world. She is as widely recognized as top models like Kate Moss and Cindy Crawford. In the recent past, Fontana has emerged as one of the leading models in the fashion industry. The blonde Brazilian model first came to prominence in 1999 when she was seen in the Victoria s secret. By then, Isabeli’s suave and debonair attribute has attracted attention of large numbers of audiences. Except from her modeling career, Fontana has also taken up several commercial enterprises.
Despite the fact, that Fontana does not hold any Roman Catholic beliefs. But during her days in Curitiba, Isabeli was enrolled in Catholic Schools. She was discovered in 1996 at the age of thirteen. At her tender age, Fontana made an early name for herself by making her way to the finals of the prestigious ‘Elite Model Looks’. The following year, she travelled to Milan, Italy from Brazil where her real modeling career was set out. In fact it started with quite controversy, as she was only 16 when she featured for Victoria’s secret. And as per the rule of Victoria’s Secret, a girl under 18 is not allowed to be used. Immediately after that shoot, Fontana no longer remained unknown face. The many modeling agency turned interest on her. Her career got an extra boost when she was signed by Valentino, Ralph Lauren and Versace. Soon afterward, Fontana has modeled for Marie Claire, Arena, Harper’s Bazaar, Numero, Vogue, Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, Elle, i-D and many more. In addition to that, Fontana has had an advertising campaign with Jeans, Shiatzy Chen, Chanel, Armani, Dolce, Emporio Armani, Disritmia, H&M, Colcci, Enrique Martinez, Hugo Boss, Escada, Helena Rubinstein, Tommy Hilfiger, Massimo Dutti, Ralph , Lauren M. Officer, Hussein Chalayan, Peter Hahn, Victoria’s Secret, Nicole Farhi, Roberto Cavalli, Oscar de la Renta, Revlon, Philips, Rosa Cha, Philips, Vivara, Saks Fifth Avenue, Triton, Versace and many others.
Bestowing honor upon her contribution to the modeling field, American fashion magazine Vogue marked her as the ‘Models of the moment’. In the Spring/Summer 2011 campaigns, Fontana walked a catwalk for Dolce, Uniglo & Ann Taylor, Escada and Gabbana. She is one of the chosen models to appear on a number of occasions in the Pirelli Calendar. As of 2013, Fontana is one of the faces of Viktor’s & Rolfs fragrance Flowerbomb. In 2008, when Fontana had made a fortune of $3 million, Forbes magazine named her 11th on the list of ‘The world’s fifteen top earning Models’ list.
Standing at an impressive 1.77 tall, Fontana has long and toned up legs and feet which give a great look to her personality. Fontana has always been implausibly good looking. Her body measurement includes 34-23-35.
Fontana was romantically involved with model Alvaro Jacomossi. Nevertheless the couple divorced just a year after the birth of their son Zion in 2003. Fontana had also a relationship with Henri Castelli, an actor and model. From that marriage, she gave birth to her second child on October 23, 2006. In 2007, Castelli and Fontana split. Wiki and many other fashion related sites have presented her biography. Fontana can also be followed on Twitter and Facebook.